The story of a unique partnership between commercial fishermen and scientists.
Collaboration spurs mutual benefits for research and industry
Acoustic buoy could one day help ships avoid collisions
Deep-sea vehicles locate data recorder on the seafloor
Deep-sea vehicle is stripped down, redesigned, and upgraded
The ion microprobe at WHOI precisely measures very small amounts of isotopes in rocks and other samples, revealing hidden clues about how our planet works. The national facility, supported by the National Science Foundation, is housed in an 800 square-foot laboratory. (Illustration by Jayne Doucette)